Services for Fort Bragg, N.C. Families
As a military family, you have a lot to handle every day. Child care and other children’s services are just a part of the puzzle, and when you’ve just arrived at an unfamiliar base things can be overwhelming.
The Partnership for Children of Cumberland County offers a wide range of programs for families living on base or in the surrounding communities near Fort Bragg, N.C. With our NC Pre-K program, we can assist you in finding FREE pre-kindergarten locally at convenient locations. Our monthly Diaper Bank is available to all families and provides diapers through the Truckload of Hope from the Diaper Bank of North Carolina. We offer the Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library program to provide children birth to five years old with a FREE kid’s book once each month.
FREE Pre-K, from NC Pre-K!
The NC Pre-K program provides FREE high-quality pre-kindergarten education for families who qualify. The NC Pre-K classrooms are offered at participating Cumberland County Schools, Head Start programs, and licensed four and five-star private centers. Space is limited and you can apply online today!
FREE Monthly Diaper Bank!
Each month, in collaboration with the Diaper Bank of North Carolina, we are able to provide FREE diapers for families who qualify. See when our next distribution is and sign up!
Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library!
Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a book gifting program that mails FREE books to children from birth until they turn 5, no matter their family’s income. We work with the United Way of Cumberland County to ensure children develop a love of reading. Build your child’s book collection by signing up today.
Preschool Near Base at Fort Bragg, N.C.
Pre-K is an important part of your child’s education and prepares them for Kindergarten. Pre-K not only provides a great foundation for kindergarten, but it also allows your child to develop and grow while learning skills needed to be successful for the rest of their lives.
The NC Pre-K program offers free preschool for families who qualify. NC Pre-K operates on the public school calendar and classrooms are offered at participating Cumberland County Schools, Head Start programs, and licensed four and five-star private centers.
Fort Bragg Army Community Services
+1 (910) 907-2842
The Airborne Attic provides support for Soldiers and Family members (E-4 and below) at Fort Bragg with furniture, household goods and baby items/clothing free of charge.
Army Emergency Relief
+1 (910) 396-2507
The U.S. Army’s own nonprofit organization dedicated to alleviating financial distress on the force.
Army Family Action Plan
+1 (910) 396-8160
A platform to voice quality-of-life issues, feedback, ideas, and suggestions regarding life on Fort Bragg.
Army Family Team Building
+1 (910) 396-2382
A Family resiliency and readiness training program that provides an understanding of Army culture, and the skills and resources to become self-reliant, self-sufficient members of the military community.
+1 (910) 396-5521
If you suspect child abuse, report your concerns to the appropriate authorities, such as child protective services (CPS) or local law enforcement.
Exceptional Family Member Program
+1 (910) 907-3395
Provides comprehensive support to Family members with special needs by taking an all-inclusive approach to coordinate military and civilian community, educational, medical, housing, and personnel services in order to help military members and their families with special needs.
Family Advocacy Program – Parenting and Couples’ Support
+1 (910) 396-5521
Helps Soldiers and their Families recognize and prepare for the unique challenges of military lifestyles. Services include seminars, counseling, and intervention to help strengthen the relationships of Army Families.
Financial Readiness Program
+1 (910) 907-3670
A resource for information on money matters, including Military pay, checkbook/debit card management, financial responsibility, credit reports, debt elimination strategies, saving, investing, and budgeting.
+1 (910) 396-6013
Offers household items that are available for families PCSing to or from Fort Bragg.
Military and Family Life Counselor
+1 (910) 432-3742
+1 (910) 396-8683
Offers confidential non-medical counseling services related to deployment stress, reintegration, relocation adjustment, separation, anger management, conflict resolution, parenting, parent/child communication, relationship/Family issues, coping skills, homesickness, and grief and loss.
Mobilization, Deployment, and Stability Support Operations
+1 (910) 432-3742
Assists in supporting community readiness during all phases of deployments and emergencies.
New Parent Support Program
+1 (910) 396-7951
Promotes healthy Families through a variety of services including home visits, support groups, and parenting classes.
Relocation Readiness Program
+1 (910) 396-8682
Provides information and resources to help you and your family navigate your next military move.
Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention (SHARP)
+1 (910) 584-4267
The Armed Forces’ integrated, proactive effort to end the crimes of sexual harassment and sexual assault within our ranks.
Survivor Outreach Services
+1 (910) 396-0384
Offers Families left behind access to support, information, and services, closest to where you live, when you need it, and for as long as you need it.
Victim Advocacy Program
+1 (910) 396-5521
Provides emergency and follow-up support services to adult victims of domestic abuse.
Fort Bragg Child & Youth Services
Family Child Care (FCC)
+1 (910) 396-3415
Provides quality home-based care for children 4 weeks to 12 years old and is offered in government owned and government leased housing located on post.
For more information on how to register your children in the FCC Program visit MCC.COM or MilitaryChildCare.com
Child Development Centers
+1 (910) 908-4269
+1 (910) 908-4290
On-post child care centers that offer full-day, part-day, and hourly care for children in nationally accredited environments. See the table below for services offered at each CDC at Fort Bragg:
|Alexander||Full Day, Part Day Preschool, Strong Beginnings|
|Maholic||Full Day, Strong Beginnings|
|Rodriguez||Full Day, Part Day Preschool, Strong Beginnings|
Hourly Child Care
Offers reserved and drop-off care on an hourly basis at Loredo CDC and at the Soldier and Family Assistance Center (SFAC). Children must be registered with CYS to use Hourly Care. Registration must be completed in person at Parent Central Services.
School Age Centers (SAC)
Baez SAC: +1 (910) 907-2828
Morales SAC: +1 (910) 907-2828
Wonderful World for Kids SAC: +1 (910) 907-2828
Offers a variety of care services for school-age children of military families, including:
- Before school only
- After school only
- Before school and after school
- Occasional care (daily and hourly)*
- School closures
- Seasonal and holiday school breaks
- Summer Camp
* No hourly care during winter, spring or summer camp
School Support Services
+1 (910) 432-1023
+1 (910) 396-3338
+1 (910) 908-2619
Provides Army school-aged youth with educational opportunities, resources, and information necessary to achieve academic success.
Youth Sports & Fitness
+1 (910) 643-6039
Provides team sports, individual sports, fitness and health programs, and programming in the Child Development Centers, School Age, and Youth Programs. Pre-registration is required for all Sports & Fitness programs. Children and Youth that are currently registered in CYS can be enrolled in Sports & Fitness programs online via WebTrac.
+1 (910) 643-6039
SKIES Unlimited stands for “School of Knowledge, Inspiration, Exploration, and Skills” with the word “Unlimited” for the unlimited possibilities that this program provides children and youth.
Classes and programs include: